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Cranial Helmet FAQ’s Answered By A Mom

Cranial Helmet FAQ’s Answered By A Mom

My son wore his first cranial helmet for nearly 4 months before growing out of it. His head looked significantly better, but the measurements could still improve. Making the decision to move forward with a second helmet was easy, despite the 4-hour drive to our […]

Child Passenger Safety Week

Child Passenger Safety Week

Ensuring child passenger safety is SO important. When our RV was totaled, thank goodness the baby was safely strapped into his car seat. The seat (we had this travel system) was appropriate for his weight, height and age, and the installation was checked by a […]

Happiest Camper Homestead

Happiest Camper Homestead

It has been four months since we totaled our RV and settled in southwestern Virginia.  The house is (mostly) furnished, and we are no longer going to the store every day to replace missing items.  We are moving out of survival mode and beginning to […]

23 Delicious Dishes You Can Make in a Smoker

23 Delicious Dishes You Can Make in a Smoker

Meat cooked in a smoker is heavenly, but did you know you can bake cake in a smoker?  Really! Now that we are stationary, we purchased a secondhand smoker and a load of wood.  These are our favorite recipes to make in a smoker, and […]

My Baby Wears a Cranial Helmet

My Baby Wears a Cranial Helmet

Sadler was born with a misshapen head most likely attributed to his position in the womb.  Babies can also get flat spots from sleeping on their back and spending time in one spot in a car seat. Our pediatrician recommended re-positioning Sadler’s head when possible […]

Our Truck & RV are Totaled

Our Truck & RV are Totaled

It’s official.  Both the truck and RV are totaled, so now I can share the whole story. We were traveling eastbound on I-20 through Mingus, Texas.  My husband was driving (thank goodness!), and it was time fuel up.  I was riding in the backseat with […]

20 Delicious Burgers for Your Next BBQ

20 Delicious Burgers for Your Next BBQ

Dave could eat burgers for every meal, every day.  He can BBQ a mean burger too.  We purchased this little grill (affiliate) for our RV and fell in love with it.  Now that we live in a house, the BBQ grill made its way onto the […]

Our RV is Totaled

Our RV is Totaled

On April 9th we left Arizona with the RV in tow and set off for our new home in Big Stone Gap, VA.  The springtime drive was beautiful, everyone was enjoying the trip (including the baby and dogs), and after two years we finally felt […]

21 Easy and Delicious RV Dinner Ideas

21 Easy and Delicious RV Dinner Ideas

Coming up with a plan for dinner every day can get tedious, especially when you’re confined to the space of an RV.  These 21 Easy and Delicious RV Dinner Ideas will make your life a little easier.  They are all cooked in either a crock […]

RV Photo Challenge

RV Photo Challenge

The best part about living in a RV is all the wonderful people I get the pleasure of meeting both on the road and virtually.  It really is a supportive community full of happy campers.  To further engage with RV lovers, I’m hosting a RV […]